Preserving in power Bashar Assad, shown here in a 2014 photos with Syrian troops, is the likely goal of the Russian intervention in Syria, experts say.
Preserving in power Bashar Assad, shown here in a 2014 photos with Syrian troops, is the likely goal of the Russian intervention in Syria, experts say. Syrian Arab News Agency AP
Preserving in power Bashar Assad, shown here in a 2014 photos with Syrian troops, is the likely goal of the Russian intervention in Syria, experts say. Syrian Arab News Agency AP

Russia’s goal in Syria: save Assad, secure key population centers

October 02, 2015 07:17 PM

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